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What do I need to know about caring for someone with Morgellons disease?

The most important thing you need to do when you are caring for someone with Morgellons or any disease is to be supportive and caring. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention  has found no physical basis for Morgellons, so the person may desire medical consultation to find the cause of his or her symptoms, which you may be able to help them find.

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How common is Morgellons disease?
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How long does Morgellons disease last?
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What type of doctor should I see for my Morgellons disease?
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What is Morgellons disease?
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